Sankarapuram is a Town Panchayat city in district of Viluppuram, Tamil Nadu. The Sankarapuram city is divided into 15 wards for which elections are held every 5 years. The Sankarapuram Town Panchayat has population of 15,664 of which 7,818 are males while 7,846 are females as per report released by Census India 2011.
Population of Children with age of 0-6 is 1904 which is 12.16 % of total population of Sankarapuram (TP). In Sankarapuram Town Panchayat, Female Sex Ratio is of 1004 against state average of 996. Moreover Child Sex Ratio in Sankarapuram is around 935 compared to Tamil Nadu state average of 943. Literacy rate of Sankarapuram city is 79.80 % lower than state average of 80.09 %. In Sankarapuram, Male literacy is around 87.11 % while female literacy rate is 72.58 %.
Sankarapuram Town Panchayat has total administration over 3,539 houses to which it supplies basic amenities like water and sewerage. It is also authorize to build roads within Town Panchayat limits and impose taxes on properties coming under its jurisdiction.
Sankarapuram Caste Factor
Schedule Caste (SC) constitutes 14.71 % while Schedule Tribe (ST) were 0.56 % of total population in Sankarapuram (TP).
Sankarapuram Work Profile
Out of total population, 5,700 were engaged in work or business activity. Of this 4,228 were males while 1,472 were females. In census survey, worker is defined as person who does business, job, service, and cultivator and labour activity.
Of total 5700 working population, 90.37 % were engaged in Main Work while 9.63 % of total workers were engaged in Marginal Work.
Sankarapuram 2018 Population
The next census for Sankarapuram Population will be held in 2021. Right now all figures for 2018 are estimates only.